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Chicago Police Fighting to Keep Cellphone Trackers Secret

Chicago Police Fighting to Keep Cellphone Trackers Secret
The Chicago Police Department is fighting to keep a lid on how, when and where officers have used covert cellphone tracking systems — with an outside law firm billing the city more than $120,000 to battle a lawsuit that seeks those secret details. . . . → Read More: Chicago Police Fighting to Keep Cellphone Trackers Secret
Science & Technology

2014 in Review: 7 Police State Technologies Making Our Rights Obsolete

The year 2014 has made it very clear that privacy is under threat, and the situation is not likely to improve. Mass surveillance – which became a national issue via the Edward Snowden leaks – is not subsiding or under reform; instead, is becoming more bold and complex with each passing day. . . . → Read More: 2014 in Review: 7 Police State Technologies Making Our Rights Obsolete